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Politics

Abuja residents anxiously wait release of election results

29 March 2015, 21:59

Residents of Abuja and Nigerians in general are waiting anxiously for the release of the results of the Presidential and National Assembly elections conducted on Saturday in most parts of the country.

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Nigeria in tense vote count

29 March 2015, 21:59

Nigeria counted ballots in its closely fought general election after failures in controversial new technology pushed voting into a second day.

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Melaye beats Smart to senatorial seat

29 March 2015, 21:58

The senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress for Kogi West, Dino Melaye, has defeated the incumbent Senator Smart Adeyemi to represent the senatorial district at the Senate.

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PDP wins Enugu LG

29 March 2015, 21:29

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has won the Ezeagu Local Government presidential election in Enugu state, eastern Nigeria by landslide.

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Two arrested for electoral violence in Abuja

29 March 2015, 21:30

The Nigerian Police on electoral patrol on Sunday arrested two hoodlums who tried to truncate the voting process at Jabi Sarki Primary School polling unit with code 014 in Abuja.

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INEC cancels election results of two polling units in Kano

29 March 2015, 22:01

The Independent National Electoral Commission in Kano announced the cancellation of election results of two polling units in two local government areas of the state.

Results not collated in 23 states - Jega

29 March 2015, 22:01

According to the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Attahiru Jega, 23 states have not collated their results.

Buhari clears six more LGs in Ogun

29 March 2015, 22:01

The presidential candidate of the All Progressive Congress, Muhammadu Buhari has won in 10 out of the 13 local governments in Ogun State.

Rescheduled election fails to hold in Oshodi

29 March 2015, 22:29

Rescheduled election in some parts of Oshodi area of Lagos, Southwest Nigeria, did not hold as INEC officials did not show up as at 4pm on Sunday.

APC leading in Kwara

29 March 2015, 21:40

The All Progressives Congress is set to be leading with votes in the presidential race at polling units in Kwara.

IDP's protest against exclusion from presidential election

29 March 2015, 21:40

The Internally Displaced Persons took to the streets and protested against being excluded from presidential and national assembly elections at the Assakio electoral ward in Lafia.

2015 poll good for democracy, says NGO

29 March 2015, 21:40

Media Initiative against Injustice, Violence and Corruption (MIIVOC) has commended Nigerians for coming out in numbers to participate in the elections.

Buhari humiliates Jonathan in Kano

29 March 2015, 21:06

Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress has cleared all the five local government area so far declared in Kano State by the Independent National Electoral Commission.

Buhari wins Osun State

29 March 2015, 21:06

The presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Muhammadu Buhari has won the presidential election in Osun State.

Divided Kaduna awaits results of tense presidential vote

29 March 2015, 21:06

As the country anxiously awaits the results of Saturday's knife-edge vote, many in the religiously-divided kaduna insisted that lessons had been learned since 2011.

Jega "concerned" about Rivers protests

29 March 2015, 21:06

The head of Nigeria's election commission admitted he was concerned about allegations of irregularities in voting in this weekend's election in southern, oil producing Rivers state.

Fani-Kayode denies losing his ward to APC

29 March 2015, 21:04

There were reports today that President Jonathan lost the election in Femi Fani Kayode's ward in Osun state.

APC chairman loses ward to PDP

29 March 2015, 20:50

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, lost his ward to the People’s Democratic Party in Saturday’s Presidential elections.

Aggrieved Rivers APC supporters demand fresh election

29 March 2015, 20:30

Supporters of the All Progressives Congress protested and blocked roads in Port Harcourt, demanding there be a re-election as they were unhappy with the conduct of the presidential elections.

PDP, APC supporters clash in Alimosho

29 March 2015, 20:30

Fighting broke out between supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratoc Party (PDP) at Akesan in Egan Igando area of Alimosho Local Government.

INEC officials arrested in Sokoto

29 March 2015, 20:30

Police officials have arrested six people including Independent National Electoral Commission officials in Sokoto.

APC candidate's brother kidnapped in Uyo

29 March 2015, 20:00

It is alleged that brother of All Progressives Congress candidate, Ntiedo Udoetok, was kidnapped by men suspected to belong to People's Democratic Party.

In line under the sun, Nigerians wait to finish voting

29 March 2015, 20:01

Life returned to normal in Lagos after the presidential election. Worshippers walked to church, shops and eateries reopened and traffic was on the streets.

Collation of results begins in Yobe East Senatorial District

29 March 2015, 20:01

Collation of results of the Presidential and National Assembly elections has begun at Yobe East Senatorial District, the Returning Officer of the district, Prof. Yakubu Muktar said.

Opposition rejects presidential vote in oil state

29 March 2015, 20:01

Confusion and violence blighted the country's tensest presidential election since the end of army rule, with the opposition rejecting results even before they have been announced.

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